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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Benefits Coordination & Recovery Center (BCRC)

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - National Office

7500 Security Blvd, Baltimore, MD, 21244

Distance: 363 Miles

(800) 633-4227


Service Details


Helps Medicare beneficiaries with coordination of benefit issues and manages data for certain Medicare claims

Their work includes:
* Researching if Medicare or another plan should pay first
* Recovering payments from beneficiaries made for them by mistake
* Updating databases about employer, no-fault and workers' compensation plans
* Creating Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) records to keep Medicare from paying when it shouldn't
* Sharing data to the Medicare Beneficiary Database (MBD) for prescription drug benefit coordination


  • Specialization
    • Disabilities 
    • Older adults 


When to contact the Center
* To report employment changes or any other insurance coverage information
* To report a liability, auto/no-fault, or workers' compensation case
* To ask a question about:
- General Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) issues
- MSP letters and questionnaires

Application Instructions

Call for assistance between 8:00am - 8:00pm, Monday - Friday (Eastern Time)


There is no fee for this service.

Area Served



Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (877) 267-2323
Main - Medicare (800) 633-4227
TTY - CMS Administration (866) 226-1819
TTY - Medicare Help (877) 486-2048

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Other Locations

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